Eric Bilitch is an emerging storytelling talent with years of experience in writing, directing, editing, and producing for both film and theater. Eric began his film/TV career at production company WONDROS, where he worked alongside acclaimed film directors such as David O. Russell, Antoine Fuqua, Mark Pellington, and Jesse Dylan – and with legendary music video producer Anne Marie Mackay.
Eric directed and co-wrote his feature film debut, The Submarine Kid, starring Emilie de Ravin and Finn Wittrock, which was released by Mar Vista Entertainment and enjoyed a worldwide run on Netflix for over two years.
Eric's second feature film, Locating Silver Lake, which he wrote and directed- stars Josh Peck, Aubrey Peeples, and Amaury Nolasco. The film played a vast festivals circuit after premiering at the Cinequest Film Festival with an international premiere at The Edinburgh Film Festival. Locating Silver Lake was bought for worldwide rights and released by Gunpowder & Sky. It is currently enjoying a new run on Hulu.
His original web series, Professional Friend, which he created, wrote and directed, garnered many awards and accolades, including Best Comedy Series of the Year from the Independent Series Awards.
His many music videos and shorts have been featured on MTV, NPR, PBS, Huffington Post, and many more, while his brand, commercial, and organizational video work has included clients such as T-Mobile, American Heart Association, Stand Up to Cancer, Starkey Hearing Foundation, LACMA, Picnik, Spread the Love, and many others.
Eric is a Los Angeles native and a graduate of LACHSA and Syracuse University. He lives in Melbourne, Australia with his partner, Emilie, and their three children, Vera, Theo, Alice.